Australian Labour Market Research Workshop 2014

Thursday 6 and Friday 7 February 2014

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Day One, Thursday 6 February 2014
12.00 - 1.00pm Lunch and Registration
1.00 - 3.00pm Session 1

The Effect of Retirement on Health in Australia
(Kostas Mavromaras, Sue Richardson, and Rong Zhu)

Work and Retirement: the Role of Job Satisfaction
(Kostas Mavromaras and Zhang Wei)

Who cares about job security?
(Philip S. Morrison)

3.00 - 3.30pm Afternoon Tea
3.30 - 5.30pm Session 2

Is working from home good work or bad work? Evidence from Australian employees
(Sherry Bawa and Michael Dockery)

Willingness to move: analysis using discrete choice experiment
(Aaron Nicholas and Chandra Shah)

Immigrant–Native Wage Inequality across Occupational Sectors in Australia
(Asad Islam and Jaai Parasnis)

  Drinks and Dinner (venue to be confirmed)
Day Two, Friday 7 February 2014
9.30 - 10.00am Morning Tea
10.00am - 12.00pm Session 3

Experimental estimates of Indigenous employment based on administrative data
(Cezary A. Kapuscinski and Kyle Thomson)

Employment Outcomes of Indigenous Graduates in Australia
(Ian W. Li)

Do age and experience always go together?: The example Indigenous employment
(Boyd Hunter, Guyonne Kalb and Trinh Le)

12.00 - 1.30pm Lunch and ASLE Board Meeting
1.30 - 3.30pm Session 4

Transitioning Out of Unemployment: Analysis Using the ABS Longitudinal Labour Force Survey File
(Cristian I. Rotaru and Yovina J. Poorun)

Labour market transitions in a period of structural change: Upskilling and reskilling in Australia
(Jennifer Poehl and Leo Vance)

Is there a trade-off between employment and productivity?
(Raja Junankar)

3.30 - 4.30pm Apéro on the Melbourne Institute Deck, Level 5